03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

John Edwards' Weight Gain: Has The Former Senator Packed On Pounds? (VIDEO, POLL)

2009 has not been easy for John Edwards--but has the former senator's stress taken a toll on his physique?

A recent video from Raleigh's WRAL of Edwards deplaning in a violet v-neck made us wonder. Take a look at the video and before and after photos below, then tell us what you think.

WATCH: (Edwards enters at 0:38)

BEFORE (June 2008):

AFTER (December 2009):


What do you think?

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